2006

The High Road To China: George Bogel, The Panchen Lama and the First British Expedition to Tibet

By Kate Teltscher - Published 2006

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Nonfiction

This is an extraordinary tale of a young Glaswegian, George Bogle, who developed a genuine friendship with the incarnation of the Buddha of ...Read Review

Lady of the Light

By Donna Gillespie - Published 2006

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In her phenomenal 1994 debut novel, The Light Bearer, Donna Gillespie introduced readers to the Germanic warrior and seer, Auriane, whose fate becomes entangled ...Read Review

Brethren

By Robyn Young - Published 2006

Genres:

Adventure

Another Templar novel? This one confines itself solely to the historical period from 1260 to 1272, when the Mamluk warrior Baybars terrorized Outremer and wrenched ...Read Review

Bedlam

By Greg Hollingshead - Published 2006

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Snatched off to London’s notorious madhouse Bethlem hospital in 1797, James Matthews is denied access to his family or any contact with the ...Read Review

Unconfessed

By Yvette Christiansë - Published 2006

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“I say, life is a disease women get from men.” Readers of Unconfessed will understand Sila Van den Kapp’s misandry. She is ...Read Review

Gary Jennings’ Aztec Revenge

By Robert Gleason and Junius Podrug - Published 2006

Genres:

Adventure

Gleason and Podrug continue the late Gary Jennings’ popular Aztec series, bringing it up to the early 19th century, the Peninsular War in ...Read Review

Whispers Of The Night

By Lydia Joyce - Published 2006

Genres:

Adventure

For all fans of the old Gothic novel, this is an author to consider: Lydia Joyce creates a brooding atmosphere and rather creepy ...Read Review

On Agate Hill

By Lee Smith - Published 2006

Genres:

Literary

Lee Smith is a talented novelist who has written an absorbing novel of the post-Civil War South. Molly Petree is an orphan living ...Read Review

The Lydgate Widow

By Alexandra Connor - Published 2006

Genres:

Saga

Young Adele’s father fills her head with tales of the enigmatic Lydgate Widow, whose abandoned house dominates the Lancashire village. Orphaned at ...Read Review

The One From The Other

By Philip Kerr - Published 2006

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeThriller

Think Sam Spade as a German PI in postwar Europe, only here the streets are meaner than any in Dashiell Hammett’s California, ...Read Review